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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Measles serology.

Common Use:
To assess for a rubeola infection or immunity.

Specimen:
Serum collected in a gold-, red-, or red/gray-top tube. Place separated serum into a standard transport tube within 2 hr of collection.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Enzyme immunoassay)

IgMInterpretationIgGInterpretation
Negative0.79 AU or lessNo significant level of detectable antibody0.89 index or lessNo significant level of detectable antibody; indicative of nonimmunity
Indeterminate0.8–1.2 AUEquivocal results; retest in 10–14 d0.9–1 indexEquivocal results; retest in 10–14 d
Positive1.3 AU or greaterAntibody detected; indicative of recent immunization, current or recent infection1.1 index or greaterAntibody detected; indicative of immunization, current or past infection

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TY - ELEC T1 - Rubeola Antibodies ID - 425073 A1 - Bladh,Mickey Lynn, AU - Van Leeuwen,Anne M, BT - Davis's Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests UR - https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425073/all/Rubeola_Antibodies PB - F.A. Davis Company ET - 7 DB - Nursing Central DP - Unbound Medicine ER -